Household waste recycling centres
You can dispose of large household items or green waste
at a waste recycling centre.
You can access the waste recycling centres without a
permit to dispose of household waste if you are driving a
car with or without a trailer (trailer up to 2m long).
You can access the waste recycling centres with a
permit to dispose of household waste if you are driving
a van or are using a trailer (trailer between 2 and 3m
For the purposes of this scheme, a van is defined as:
- Any vehicle without side/rear windows
- Any ‘flat back’ vehicle
- Any ‘pickup’ vehicle
- Estate/hatchback /4x4/ cars with rear seats permanently
- Estate/hatchback /4x4/ cars with blanked out side/rear
You cannot access the waste recycling centres
if you are driving a vehicle above 3.5 tonnes gross weight or with
a trailer longer than 3m.
Further information on the permit
, including details on how to apply for annual or
temporary permits, is available from Merseyside Waste Disposal
Authority who operate the waste recycling centres.
Alternatively you may wish to use the Civic amenity
service for the collection of bulky household items.
Last Updated on 4/24/2013